A part of the Nahanee Creative Speaker Series
Celebrating Indigenous Peoples History Month by amplifying Indigenous Inspiration with our inaugural Nahanee Creative Speaker Series! Virtual 1-hour Interactive Introductions throughout June 2021.
Guest Speaker: Latash Maurice Nahanee, Squamish
Join Ta7talíya Michelle Nahanee in conversation with her uncle, Squamish Elder Latash Maurice Nahanee, talking about their lineage of organizers & changemakers and their contributions to cultural resurgence in labour, law, education, media and performing arts.
This hour-long interactive introduction is hosted on the shared territory of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Peoples to:
share stories & teachings of Indigenous resistance & resurgence
highlight decolonial achievements from four generations of the Nahanee family
amplify the legacy of changemakers including William Nahanee Sr who founded the Bows & Arrows Union in 1906 & Teressa Nahanee who drafted the legislation for Bill C-31 and helped change gender-biased Canadian Law.
“We’ve been fighting for justice since contact and continue to do that work today.” Elder Latash Maurice Nahanee
$40 General Admission or $80 Generous Admission, Register through Eventbrite